The European emergency number 112 is not the only emergency number in Slovakia.
Alongside 112, the following emergency numbers are available:
- 150 - fire and rescue,
- 155 – emergency medical service,
- 158 – police.
There is no specific help for disabled people.
It is possible to call 112 even without a SIM card.
112 calls are answered within 7 seconds.
In addition to Slovak, the calls can be answered in Czech and in certain areas in Russian, Hungarian and Polish.
According to the latest Eurobarometer Survey on 112, 55% of Slovaks know they can use 112 everywhere in the EU.